New York, NY — In an effort to provide 131st AES Convention attendees with up-to-the-minute details on Convention events, AES webmaster Steve Johnson has coordinated the development of a mobile app that will work on iOS devices, such as the iPhone and iPad, plus most Android devices. Available for free download at the Apple and Android stores or via links on the Audio Engineering Society website, the app is loaded with extensive information about the 131st AES Convention, set for Oct. 20-23 at NY’s Javits Convention Center. Additionally, it will be updated frequently to provide ongoing news and videos to keep it a vital year-round AES information source. More »
New York, NY — CEDAR Audio will show their long-awaited CEDAR Studio Suite at AES Booth #558 in New York.
Available as a range of RTAS and AudioSuite plug-ins for the Mac and PC, the CEDAR Studio suite comprises advanced processes that allow you to eliminate a wide range of common problems and significantly improve the sound quality of your audio. Each CEDAR Studio process has been selected from our multi-award-winning CEDAR Cambridge™ flagship, and provides unsurpassed results, quickly, and with the minimum of fuss and user intervention. More »
New York, NY — At the upcoming AES Convention in New York this week, Essential Sound president Michael D Griffin will present in a tutorial exploring after market power cords. This tutorial, T3, will be held Thursday, October 20, 12:00 pm — 1:00 pm in room 1E13 and will be entitled, “After Market Power Cords—”Snake Oil” or Legitimate Audio Accessory?” More »
New York, NY — Optocore Founder Marc Brunke will be giving a Master Class in Fibre Optic Audio at AES in New York, on Friday, October 21st at 9 am in Room 1E08. Globally, pro audio is increasingly moving away from the use of copper lines for primary signal transmission. As a world leader in fibre optic audio technology, Optocore’s founder and Chief Engineer, Marc Brunke, will host ‘The Fundamentals of Audio and Data Networks over Fibre Optics and Cat5 Cabling’ at the 131st Audio Engineering Society Convention in New York, NY. More »
New York, NY — At AES Booth # 762, Weiss Releases its First “Analog I/O Only” Product, the API 500 Series “Weiss A1” Mic pre / De-esser Module.
The A1 sports a transformer balanced microphone input with switchable phantom power and two low cut filters. The input sensitivity control covers a wide range and allows accommodation for line levels too. The De-esser section allows for setting center frequency, bandwidth and threshold. In the “listen” mode the selected band can be listened to for easy dialing in the offending sibilances. The output section consists of a volume control, a polarity switch and a transformer balanced output stage. Metering displays sport a 3 LED meter for input level, a gain reduction indication LED and an output overload indication LED. More »
New York, NY — At AES New York, booth # 758, VisiSonics will demonstrate its RealSpace™ 3D sound technology which provides a truly realistic, as good as being there, experience to listeners equipped only with a standard stereo headphone.
RealSpace 3D sound is based on patented and patent pending innovations to sound rendering that incorporates Head Related Transfer Functions (HRTFs) and Room Impulse Response (RIR) models for the innovative computational generation of personalized “wet” mixes using an efficient algorithm. More »
New York, NY — AES Convention Chair Jim Anderson has announced another major coup in attracting iconic artists to participate in the upcoming 131st Convention. On Friday, Oct. 21, from 10:30AM to11:30AM, internationally celebrated writer/performer Judy Collins will participate in a rare one-on-one interview with music journalist Jason King. The discussion will focus on “Bohemian,” Collins’ upcoming CD release. More »
New York, NY — Audio Precision, the recognized standard in audio test, together with audio IC manufacturer THAT Corporation, join forces as co-sponsors for the popular Product Design Track program of design-oriented workshops, tutorials, and discussion panels at the forthcoming 131st Convention of the Audio Engineering Society, which takes place at the Javits Center in New York, October 20-23. More »
Milford, NH — Earthworks Microphones will debut its first ever wireless product, the WL40V Wireless Vocal Microphone Capsule, at AES this year.
The WL40V, as well as microphones from the rest of Earthworks lineup, will be at AES in New York City, October 21-23, Booth #645.
The WL40V has been adapted in wireless capsule form from the SR40V Vocal Microphone released earlier this year. Designed to maintain the same signature sound as its wired counterpart, the WL40V delivers a detailed and realistic vocal sound that requires little to no EQ. Its textbook perfect hypercardioid polar pattern and extended flat frequency response translate to a natural on- and off-axis performance coupled with benchmark levels of clarity and detail. More »
Pulse Techniques Rolls Out New Pultec Products for AES 2011: Expanded Vintage Line Includes MEQ-5 and API Versions
Fort Collins, CO — Pulse Techniques, LLC, known for their painstakingly-faithful recreation of the Pultec EQP-1A3 Program Equalizer, has significantly expanded their Pultec product line just in time for the 2011 AES Convention. The Pulse Techniques, LLC EQP-1A3 recreation has received critical acclaim from such well-known producers/engineers as Jack Douglas, Allen Sides and Greg Wells as “not just another Pultec-style EQ,” but “a true recreation of the original Pultec design.” More »